Lakhmir Singh

Extrajudicial execution on July 20, 1988

Male, age 21

Demographics

Education

Middle school

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Dalit/SC/BC


Photo of Lakhmir Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on July 20, 1988Central Reserve Police Force

Prior Abuse

Prior detentions

No

Extrajudicial Execution on July 20, 1988

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Cremation location

Village cremation ground

Condition of corpse

Bullet wounds

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

No

Remedies

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Dirba

Response by officials

None

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation

Remedies desired from government

Rehabilitation services to family; Employment

Connected Victims

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of extrajudicial execution

Yes

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming

Family Reflections

Forthcoming


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